Deer management classes upcoming

Mississippi State University is offering two deer management workshops in late July and August to landowners, hunters and professionals working with Mississippi’s white-tailed deer populations. Mississippi State University’s Extension Service and the College of Forest Resources, along with the Mississippi…

FCA opens 2013 season with two tough foes

By: Austin Bishop   If the French Camp Academy football team is going to take care of some unfinished business in 2013, the Panthers will have to take a slightly different path to the MHSAA Class 1A State Championship game…

Calendar Events

Farmer’s Market July 12 The Choctaw County Farmers Market will be held Friday, July 12 beginning at 8 am at the corner of Main and Commerce Streets in Ackerman. Free items to the first 50 people! Free recipes! Vendors wanting…

The Civil War examining Port Hudson, Louisiana

Submitted by: CJ Johnson   Early in the War Between the States, Union leaders deemed it critical to control the Mississippi River. Both New Orleans and Memphis fell to Union forces in early 1862. Grant began operations to take Vicksburg…